Lawyer profile for USA 2021
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Labor & Employment - California
"He is great at distilling complicated employment law issues into their core components and advising on actionable steps one can take to reduce exposure. He is great at evaluating cases and setting up a path to the most efficient resolution." "Malcolm Heinicke is my go-to lawyer for any matter - he is my 'break in case of emergency' or 'need a lawyer to save the company' person. He is responsive, extremely bright, creative and strategic."
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One of Munger, Tolles & Olson’s two co-managing partners, Mr. Heinicke is regarded as one of the leading employment law attorneys in California. His practice focuses on employment and complex commercial litigation, and he has extensive trial, arbitration and appellate experience, particularly in class and collective actions and employee mobility matters.
Mr. Heinicke represents a wide variety of national and California clients on employment litigation cases, including Wells Fargo, Conduent, GardaWorld, Fidelity Investments, Pep Boys, Plains All American Energy Services, See’s Candies, Square, Yelp, and 99 Cents Only Stores. In these matters, he has helped them overcome their most challenging employment litigation, often obtaining precedent-setting victories that will shape the law for years to come.
In 2019 and 2020, he served as the Chair of the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency, and in 2018 he served as the 105th president of the Bar Association of San Francisco. He also serves on the board of the Say Hey Foundation, the charity founded and headed by baseball legend Willie Mays, which is dedicated to helping children’s causes.